Research Areas

Nanomedicine

Nanomedicine

The focus in nanomedicine is the study, design and fabrication of nanoscale structures and devices for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases and genetic disorders. Advanced health technologies will be key drivers of tec...

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Nanoelectronics

Nanoelectronics

The focus in Nanoelectronics (beyond CMOS) will be the development of technologies and devices in the “beyond CMOS” area, focusing on the development of electronic devices (semiconductor-, magnetic-, or photonic-based) that incorporat...

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Environment monitoring, security and food quality control

Environment

In the food industry, nanotechnology is being used to create better packaging and healthier foods. For example, researchers are working on creating food packages embedded with tiny materials specifically designed to alert consumers th...

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Nanomachines & Nanomanipulation

Nanomachines

INL considers strategic an activity of basic “blue-sky” research in nano-machines. INL’s goal is to become one of the leaders in this field of research. Nanomachines are systems that can result from a combination of mechanical, sensor...

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